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Orlando STOPS

Orlando STOPS SignRed light violations are among the most common causes of motor vehicle collisions and tend to be the most deadly often resulting in fatalities and serious injuries.

In 2008 alone, the City of Orlando experienced more than 429 car crashes due to red light running. In Florida, red light running accounts for at least 100 fatalities and more than 6,300 injuries every year. Mayor Dyer and the City of Orlando remains committed to the safety of the community and to tackle this issue has implemented a red light enforcement system, “Orlando Stops.” One of the most important goals of the program is saving lives and decreasing red light running-related accidents, injuries and fatalities. Other objectives include decreasing the number of traffic violations, augmenting police officers to allow them to focus more on other public safety issues and improving the quality of life for all residents The City’s most dangerous red light intersections are currently outfitted with state-of-the-art red light cameras to capture drivers running the red light.

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